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JEFF PICKETT

jeff@pickarch.com / (502) 432-2197

MANAGING PRINCIPAL / PARTNER / ARCHITECT
With over Seventeen years’ experience, Jeff has extensive experience in all aspects of the design process. Jeff is the managing principal in charge of the overall design process. He provides leadership through the entire process by establishing and maintaining critical communications with all parties, ensuring client goals and expectations are met.

2011 to Present – PICKETT / PASSAFIUME / ARCHITECTS, PLLC
Founder, Principal Architect, with an emphasis on educational, institutional & commercial facility design. Involved in every aspect of the design process, from conceptualization to project management, PPA relies on Jeff’s strong organizational, management & communication skills to ensure projects are executed in a timely manner, budgets are adhered to, and the owner’s expectations are met or exceeded. Jeff also has extensive construction & code knowledge that is invaluable, particularly during the contract administrative phase, ensuring issues are often avoided or addressed quickly.

Clients include Louisville Metro Government, Jefferson Co. Public Schools, Main Street Realty, David Jones Jr., Burnett Ave Baptist Church, Lyndon Lane Commercial Center, TenFiftyEight LLC & Newcomb Oil Co.

2002 to 2011 – Bravura Corporation (Louisville, KY)
Project Architect & Designer with an emphasis on extensive conceptual architectural design and urban planning, project visualization and client presentations. Other roles included client communication, project management, site analysis, programming, code compliance, materials research, construction documents, consultant coordination, construction administration, shop drawings and project close out.

Clients included Jefferson Co. Public Schools, 21st Century Parks, Main St. Realty, Fund For The Arts, Brown Theatre, City of Danville Kentucky, Louisville Free Public Library, Metro Parks, Cordish Co. and Cobalt Ventures.

1997 to 2002 – HLW International (Los Angeles, CA)
Designer & Project Manager roles including client communication, project management, site analysis, programming, design, client presentations, code compliance, construction documents, consultant coordination, construction administration, materials research, shop drawings and project close out.

Clients included Aerospace Corporation, ABC7, Warner Music Group, BGM Publications, Razorfish, Porter Novelli, X-Drive, Amgen, City of Glendale California, Direct Ventures and Ketchum LA.

1991 to 1996 – University of Kentucky, Bachelor of Architecture, B. Arch. – Magna Cum Laude


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NICK PASSAFIUME

nick@pickarch.com

PRINCIPAL / PARTNER / ARCHITECT
With over Fifteen years’ experience, Nick has extensive experience in all aspects of the design process. Besides contributing to the conceptual development of projects, Nick is the principal in charge of the technical development of projects, ensuring conceptual principals are developed and detailed in a thoughtful, considered way.

2013 to Present – PICKETT / PASSAFIUME / ARCHITECTS, PLLC
Principal Architect, with an emphasis on educational, religious, adaptive re-use & residential design. Involved in every aspect of the design process, from conceptualization to project management, PPA relies on Nick’s strong design, detailing, production, quality control and material knowledge to ensure projects are executed in a thoughtful way.

Clients include Sacred Heart Schools, Jefferson Co. Public Schools, 21st Century Parks, Lyndon Lane Commercial Center, TenFiftyEight LLC & Newcomb Oil Co.

Notable built projects:

Sacred Heart Academy Chapel
Field Elementary (Major Addition and Renovation)
The Post Restaurant
Lyndon Lane Center
Casselberry Residence (Major Addition and Renovation)
Hill Road Residence (Major Addition and Renovation)
Thrush Road Residence (Major Addition and Renovation)

2000 to 2013 – Bravura Corporation (Louisville, KY)
Project Architect & designer with an emphasis on conceptual design, project visualization, detailing, coordination and documentation. Other roles included client communication, project management, site analysis, programming, code compliance, materials research, construction documents, consultant coordination and construction administration.

Notable built projects:

Parklands of Floyds Fork (Bridges, Structures and Signage)
Lincoln Elementary Performing Arts Magnet (Renovation and major expansion)
Waterfront Park Place (23 story residential tower)
Woodford Reserve Visitors Center (Renovation)
KOMSA Medical Building (2800 Cannons Lane)
Fourth Street Live!
Brown Theater (Backstage)
1997 to 2000 – Guyon Architects (Lexington, KY.)
Designer & Production Manager with extensive experience in custom residential and commercial design.

Projects included numerous award winning residential and commercial projects.

1994-1999 – University of Kentucky, Bachelor of Architecture, B. Arch. – Cum Laude

1988-1992 – St. Xavier High School


 

TERRY ZINK

terry@pickarch.com

DESIGN ASSOCIATE
Terry is involved with all aspects of the design process.  He provides necessary support through the duration of projects by providing detailed documentation as well as contributions towards conceptual design and planning.

2015 to Present – PICKETT / PASSAFIUME / ARCHITECTS, PLLC
Design Associate with specific interest in adaptive re-use and urban development.  PPA relies on Terry’s attention to detail and organizational skills to ensure projects are executed in a timely and effective manner.

2014 – Bailey Associates Architects (Louisville, KY)
Intern Architect with responsibilities from initial concept design to project development.  Worked directly with clients on a variety of projects with tasks ranging from schematic design to code research, cost estimating and detailed construction drawings.

2013 – David M. Schwarz Architects (Washington, D.C.)
Intern Architect roles included physical and digital modeling for a mid-sized architectural firm in downtown Washington. Responsibilities focused around updating construction documents based off design review meetings, resulting in a complete set of design development drawings.

2010 to 2013 – University of Maryland, Master’s degree in Architecture

2006 to 2010 – Western Kentucky University, Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Science with a Concentration in Architecture

2002 to 2006 – St. Xavier High School